the new law on cryptocurrency mining does not bring significant changes

The only direct ban that is spelled out in the bill is a ban on advertising services related to cryptocurrency mining. At the same time, the criteria that should be followed when differentiating advertising and user information are not specified. Additional uncertainty is introduced by the rules regarding the procedure for withdrawing cryptocurrencies. Because, on … Read more

WSJ: Musk has decided on the candidacy of a possible successor to the post of CEO of Tesla

© AP Photo / John LocherTesla Gigafactory sign MOSCOW, 17 Nov – Entrepreneur Elon Musk has decided on the candidacy of his possible successor as CEO of Tesla, writes The Wall Street Journal, citing board member James Murdoch. At the same time, the identity of the new potential CEO of the company is not disclosed. … Read more

An inter-settlement gas pipeline with a length of about 36 kilometers was launched in the Kaluga Region

© / Maxim Bogodvidgas distribution station KALUGA, November 16 – Governor of the Kaluga Region Vladislav Shapsha and Director General of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz Sergey Gustov took part in the ceremonial commissioning of an inter-settlement gas pipeline with a length of about 36 kilometers in the Mosalsky District, the regional government reports. “The inter-settlement gas pipeline … Read more

State Department: US cautiously optimistic about prospects for extending grain deal

© / Alexander KryazhevCombine harvesters during harvest WASHINGTON, Nov 16 – The US administration is cautiously optimistic about the prospects for extending the grain deal and is in close contact with stakeholders, said Assistant Secretary of State for European and Asian Affairs Karen Donfried. “We are deeply involved in ongoing negotiations with stakeholders regarding the … Read more

Rosstat: inflation in Russia accelerated to 0.06 percent from November 8 to 14

© Russian ruble MOSCOW, 16 Nov – Weekly inflation in Russia accelerated to 0.06% from 0.01% a week earlier, from the beginning of the year to November 14, consumer prices rose by 10.74%, said on Wednesday Rosstat. “For the period from November 8 to November 14, 2022, the consumer price index, according to Rosstat, amounted … Read more

Ministry of Economic Development: annual inflation slowed to 12.4 percent from 12.52 a week earlier

© / Alexey SukhorukovBanknotes and coins MOSCOW, 16 Nov – Inflation in Russia in annual terms slowed to 12.4% on November 14 from 12.52% a week earlier, according to review Ministry of Economic Development “On the current price situation”. “In the week from November 8 to November 14, 2022, inflation was 0.06%. In annual terms, … Read more

The head of “Tasty – and that’s it” Govor will buy the Russian assets of the logistics partner McDonald’s

© / Evgeny OdinokovAdvertising of a chain of fast food restaurants on the facade of a building on Malaya Bronnaya Street in Moscow MOSCOW, 16 Nov – The owner of “Tasty – and the point” Alexander Govor buys 100% of the Russian assets of McDonald’s logistics partner – “HAVI Russia” (LLC “Rulog”), said in press … Read more

Gas prices in Europe accelerated decline, dropping below $1,180 per thousand cubic meters

© / StringerCentral European gas hub MOSCOW, 16 Nov – Exchange prices for gas in Europe are already losing 12% and are below $1,180 per thousand cubic meters after taking off on Monday and rising on Tuesday, data from the London Stock Exchange show ICE. The nearest – December – futures on the index of … Read more

Rosstat estimated the decline in Russia’s GDP in the III quarter at four percent in annual terms

© / Vladimir TrefilovRussian rubles MOSCOW, 16 Nov – Russia’s GDP in the third quarter of 2022, according to Rosstat’s preliminary estimate, decreased by 4% in annual terms, almost the same as a quarter earlier. These data turned out to be better than the calculations of the Ministry of Economic Development, which estimated the decline … Read more